-“Dad, watch out!”
-“The backseat driver is kindly asked to mind its own business. I saw them.”
-“But … they’re gonna break the car. Maybe you should honk?”
-“Or maybe I’ll squash one and we’ll eat mutton for supper. And no, they may scratch it at most. Besides if I honk, it will only scare them and become more nervous.”
-“They look dangerous rushing together.”
-“Common flock mentality.”
-“So we’re safe?”
-“Yes . . . Out riding your bike, I’d recommend pulling to the side if this happened though.”
-”So to go against the flow, you’d better be strong?”
-“Oh, yes! Don’t forget that, son!”
( 100 words / 0 numerals ; title not included )
The above short story is an entry to a weekly challenge on WordPress called : Friday Fictioneers!
The idea is to write a hundred words short fiction ( flash ) story upon the prompt that is provided by Rochelle under the form of the above picture.
Thanks then to Rochelle whose blog is found here :
and I hope my readers will like it.